2013 FIBA Oceania Championship

The 2013 FIBA Oceania Championship for Men was the 21st edition of the tournament. The tournament featured a two-game series between Australia and New Zealand[1] between 14 and 18 August.[2] It also served as the qualifying tournament of FIBA Oceania for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. The first game was held in Auckland, New Zealand followed by the second game in Canberra, Australia.[1] Australia won their 18th title in the tournament, but the two teams still advanced to the World Cup.

FIBA Oceania Championship 2013
21st FIBA Oceanian Basketball Championship
2013 FIBA Oceania Championship logo.png
Tournament details
Host nationsNew Zealand
Australia
Dates14–18 August
Teams
(from 1 federations)
Venues
(in 2 host cities)
Champions Australia
(18th title)
Tournament leaders
PlayersTeams
Points Australia Mills (20.5)  Australia (73.0)
Rebounds New Zealand Vukona (8.5)  New Zealand (30.5)
Assists Australia Ingles (3.5)  Australia (15.5)
2011
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VenuesEdit

Auckland
 
 
Auckland
 
Canberra
2013 FIBA Oceania Championship (Australia and New Zealand)
Canberra
North Shore Events Centre AIS Arena
 
Capacity: 4,400 Capacity: 5,200

RostersEdit

Australia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
G 4 Exum, Dante 18 – (1995-07-13)13 July 1995 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Utah Jazz  
G 5 Mills, Patty 25 – (1988-08-11)11 August 1988 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) San Antonio Spurs  
G 6 Gibson, Adam 26 – (1986-10-30)30 October 1986 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Brisbane Bullets  
G/F 7 Ingles, Joe 25 – (1987-10-02)2 October 1987 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Utah Jazz  
F 8 Simmons, Ben 17 – (1996-07-20)20 July 1996 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Montverde Academy  
G 9 Dellavedova, Matthew 22 – (1990-09-08)8 September 1990 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Cleveland Cavaliers  
F 10 Barlow, David 29 – (1983-10-22)22 October 1983 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Melbourne United  
G/F 11 Broekhoff, Ryan 22 – (1990-08-23)23 August 1990 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) PBC Lokomotiv-Kuban  
F 12 Bairstow, Cameron 22 – (1990-12-07)7 December 1990 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) New Mexico  
F/C 13 Andersen, David 33 – (1980-06-23)23 June 1980 2.12 m (6 ft 11 in) Fenerbahçe Ülker  
F 14 Petrie, Anthony 30 – (1983-06-03)3 June 1983 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Adelaide 36ers  
C 15 Nevill, Luke 27 – (1986-02-19)19 February 1986 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) Townsville Crocodiles  
Head coach
Assistant coaches
Team doctor
  •   Graham Lee
Physiotherapist
  •   David Philpot
General manager
  •   Jonathan Grady

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 14 August 2013
New Zealand National Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
G 4 Ngatai, Jordan 20 – (1993-03-07)7 March 1993 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Brigham Young University–Hawaii  
G 5 Bartlett, Everard 27 – (1986-02-06)6 February 1986 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Hawke's Bay Hawks  
G 6 Mauriohooho Le’afa, Izayah 16 – (1996-11-07)7 November 1996 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Wellington Saints  
F 7 Vukona, Mika (C) 31 – (1982-05-13)13 May 1982 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) New Zealand Breakers  
G 8 Kenny, Jarrod 27 – (1985-09-17)17 September 1985 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Hawke's Bay Hawks  
G 9 Webster, Corey 24 – (1988-11-29)29 November 1988 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) New Zealand Breakers  
F 10 Anthony, B. J. 25 – (1988-07-20)20 July 1988 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Adelaide 36ers  
SF 11 Abercrombie, Thomas 26 – (1987-07-05)5 July 1987 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) New Zealand Breakers  
F 12 Te Rangi, Reuben 18 – (1994-10-14)14 October 1994 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) New Zealand Breakers  
F 13 Frank, Casey 35 – (1977-10-23)23 October 1977 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Wellington Saints  
F/C 14 Salt, Jack 17 – (1996-02-11)11 February 1996 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) New Zealand Breakers  
C 15 Pledger, Alex 26 – (1987-03-27)27 March 1987 2.13 m (7 ft 0 in) New Zealand Breakers  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Physiotherapist
  •   Anousith Bouaaphone
General manager
  •   Claire Dallison
Assistant manager

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current pro club

ResultsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
New Zealand   122–146   Australia 59–70 63–76

Game 1Edit

All times are local (UTC+12).

14 August 2013
19:30
New Zealand   59–70   Australia
Scoring by quarter: 18–21, 21–11, 13–22, 7–16
Pts: Webster 14
Rebs: Vukona 8
Asts: Vukona 5
Pts: Mills 20
Rebs: Ingles 8
Asts: Petrie 4
Australia leads series 1–0
North Shore Events Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Referees: Ilija Belošević (SRB), Dallas Pickering (NZL), Vaughan Mayberry (AUS)

Game 2Edit

All times are local (UTC+10)

18 August 2013
16:00
Australia   76–63   New Zealand
Scoring by quarter: 20–17, 13–22, 28–7, 15–17
Pts: Mills 21
Rebs: Nevill 6
Asts: Ingles 5
Pts: Webster 16
Rebs: Vukona 9
Asts: Webster, Anthony 2
Australia wins series 2–0
AIS Arena, Canberra, Australia
Referees: Ilija Belošević (SRB), Vaughan Mayberry (AUS), Dallas Pickering (NZL)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b AAP. "Aussie ballers headed for Canberra". ninemsn. Archived from the original on 2014-02-24. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Calendar of 2013 to 2015" (PDF). FIBA Ocania. Retrieved 2 March 2013.